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Mahakushmanda Ghrita

Mahakushmanda Ghrita is an ayurvedic herbal ghee formulation which is useful in treating Jwara (Fever), Kasa (Cough), Shwasa (Bronchial asthma), Visha Dosha (poison), Pandu (Anemia), Pitta roga (All diseases of Pitta origin), Vata Roga (All diseases of Vata Origin) etc., It is said to have been formulated by the Aswin twins.

The contents —

  • Draksha — Vitis vinfera
  • Dadima — Punica granatum
  • Kharjura — Phoenix sylvestris
  • Dhanya — Coriandrum sativum
  • Jeeraka — Cuminum Cyminum
  • Chandana — Santalum album
  • Yashti — Glycyrrhiza glabra
  • Trijataka
  • Musta — Cyperus rotundus
  • Panchakola — (Pippali (Piper longum) + Pippali moola + Chavya (Piper chaba) + Chitraka (Plumbago zeylanica) + Nagara (Zingiber officinale)
  • Lavanga — Syzygium aromaticum
  • Vidanga — Embelia ribes
  • Takkola — Illicium verum
  • Padmaka
  • Ushira — Vetiveria zizanioides
  • Balaka
  • Rajani
  • Triphala
  • Kushta — Sassurrea lappa
  • Sariva — Hemidesmus indicus
  • Naga kesara — Mesua ferrea
  • Kounthi (Renuka)
  • Yavani — Trachyspermum ammi
  • Vasa — Adhathoda Vasica
  • Maricha — Piper nigrum
  • Krishna Jeeraka
  • Go ghrita
  • Kushmanda Swarasa — Benincasa hispida
  • Vidari Swarasa — Pueraria tuberosa
  • Ikshu swarasa — Saccharum  officinarum
  • Vasa Swarasa — Adhathoda vasica
  • Dhatri Swarasa — Phyllanthus emblica
  • Rambha Swarasa — Pandanus amaryllifolius
  • Swadamshtra Swarasa —  Tribulus terristris
  • Jivanthi Swarasa – Leptadenia reticulata
  • Vagigandha Swarasa
  • Mahabala Swarasa — Sida cordifolia
  • Sariva Swarasa — Hemidesmus indicus
  • Narikelodaka
  • Aja Ksheera
  • Madhu

The Dosage —

1/4th to 1/2 teaspoon with warm water/milk or as directed by the physician.

The Indications —

  1.  Jwara — Fever
  2.  Kasa — cough
  3.  Kshaya
  4.  Swasa — Bronchial asthma
  5.  Vata rakta — Gout
  6.  Visha Dosha
  7.  Rakta Gulma
  8.  Raktapitta — Bleeding disorders
  9.  Asthi Srava
  10.  Pradaraleucorrhoea
  11.  Mutra kricchraDysuria
  12.  Ashmari — Kidney stones
  13.  Pandu — Anemia
  14.  Kamala — Jaundice
  15.  Prameha — Diabetes
  16.  Pitta roga — All  diseases of Pitta origin
  17.  Vata Roga — All diseases of Vata origin
  18.  Mangalya
  19.  Bala — Strength
  20.  Dhatu vardhaka
  21.  Sukra Vardhaka
  22.  Vandhya Nashaka — Infertility
  23.  Garbha Palaka

The Reference —

Sahasrayoga Ghrita Prakarana

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